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Expanding your world, enriching your life – through travel

In by Second Half

Travel can be healthy for us. It can refresh and renew us, particularly when it is purposeful. Hear how science agrees, and what all can go into being creative in your travel explorations. Group travel with common ground and effective planning can be life-changing. And in the second half of life, that could be “just what the doctor ordered!”

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Surviving and Thriving with a Disablilty

In by sjamcox6

Do you know anyone who lives with a disability? Anyone in your circle of family and friends? What do you think when you see someone in public in a wheel chair or with obvious limitations? Do you ever think about what life must be like for them and their family? Maybe you have said to yourself, or to someone else, “There, but for the grace of God, go I.” This show digs into the issue of disability. The Viggianos have been there. And they are still there. If you want to know what you can do to minimize the harsh impact of a disability, and get a ray of hope, you’ll want to hear this show.

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Downsizing: the transforming transition

In by sjamcox6

On this show, we talk about one of the most significant decisions and transitions we will consider in this second half of life. It has to do with our home, our residence. For you, it may be the house where you raised your kids. It may be the holiday gathering place, or a home that has kept you busy – inside and out. At some point, a lot of us Boomers have looked around and said, you know, this place is requiring a lot of time and energy, and we’re not sure we want to keep this up. But what are our options? And how would we go about exploring them. Listen in. Answers are here.

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You can’t afford to get lost in the Medicare maze

In by sjamcox6

Most Boomers will enroll in Medicare – sooner or later. If you are in Medicare now, or are getting close to the qualifying age of 65, you know that it’s easy to get lost in the maze. Some have said, “Hey, it’s a government program; what do you expect?” It seems that something so much a part of our everyday lives should be easier to understand, especially with some of the important decisions we need to make. Well, help is on the way, starting with this show